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Dr. Scott H. Craven | DDS, MS, PhD
Dr. Scott Craven is a Utah native and has been practicing dentistry since 1996. He is a seasoned dentist and proficient in all aspects of general dentistry including restorative dentistry, oral surgery, dental implant placement and restoration, cosmetics, endodontics, orthodontics, and laser assisted dentistry.
Dr. Craven loves learning. He graduated from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He attended Creighton University Dental School in Omaha, Nebraska, and was one of ten students selected for the RDEP program in which he was able to attend his first year in the medical school at University of Utah. Years later, he earned a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling and subsequently a PhD doctorate in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. As a practicing dentist, Dr. Craven understands the challenges dentists face and with his degrees in psychology he has a deep understanding of the mindset necessary to create a thriving dental practice and develop an empowered dental team.
Dr. Craven and his wife are the parents of five children and three grandchildren (more to come!!). He enjoys writing and has written two fiction novels and embraces anything in the science fiction or fantasy genre. Pickelball is a new favorite and he enjoys playing with the family when he gets a chance. He actively serves in his church and community.